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THE ORDER OF THE BOOKS OF THE NEW TESTAMENT, AND
THE NUMBER OF CHAPTERS IN EACH BOOK.
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CHAPTERS 28 S. Paul's Epistles:--
16 1st to Timothy
24 2d to Timothy S. John
To the Hebrews
16 | Epistle of S. James 2d to the Corinthians
. 13 1st Epistle of S. Peter To the Galatians
6 2d Epistle of S. Peter To the Ephesians .
6 1st Epistle of S. John To the Philippians
4 | 2d Epistle of S. John To the Colossians
4 | 3d Epistle of S. John 1st to the Thessalonians
5 Epistle of S. Jude 2d to the Thessalonians
3 | Revelation of S. John
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T THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO S. MATTHEW.
brought to Babylon, Jechonias 1 The genealogy of Christ from Abraham to
Joseph. 18°He was conceived by the Holy begat Salathiel; and Salathiel Ghost, and born of the Virgin Mary when begat Zorobabel ; she was espoused io Joseph. 19 The angel satisfieth the misdeeming thoughts of Joseph,
13 And Zorobabel begat Abiand interpreteth the names of Christ. ud; and Abiud begat Eliakim; THE
THE book of the generation and Eliakim begat Azor;
of Jesus Christ, the son of 14 And Azor begat Sadoc ; David, the son of Abraham. and Sadoc begat Achim ; and
2 Abraham begat Isaac; and Achim begat Eliud; Isaac begat Jacob; and Jacob 15 And Eliud begat Eleazar; begat Judas and his brethren; and Eleazar begat Matthan;
3 And Judas begat Phares and Matthan begat Jacob; and Zara of Thamar; and 16 And Jacob begat Joseph the Phares begat Esrom; and Es- husband of Mary, of whom was rom begat Aram;
born Jesus, who is called Christ. 4 And Aram begat Aminadab; 17 So all the generations from and Aminadab begat Naasson; Abraham to David are fourteen and Naasson begat Salmon; generations; and from David
5 And Salmon begat Booz of until the carrying away into Rachab; and Booz begat Obed Babylon are fourteen generaof Ruth; and Obed begat Jesse; tions; and from the carrying
6 And Jesse begat David the away into Babylon unto Christ king; and David the king be- are fourteen generations. gat Solomon of her that had 18 TNow the birth of Jesus been the wife of Urias;
Christ was on this wise: When 7 And Solomon begat Robo- as his mother Mary was espousam; and Roboam begat Abia; ed to Joseph, before they came and Abia begat Asa;
together, she was found with 8 And Asa begat Josaphat; child of the Holy Ghost. and Josaphat begat Joram; and 19 Then Joseph her husband, Joram begat Ozias;
being a just man, and not wil9 And Ozias begat Joatham; ling to make her a public exand Joatham begat Achaz; and ample, was minded to put her Achaz begat Ezekias;
away privily. 10 And Ezekias begat Ma- 20 But while he thought on nasses; and Manasses begat these things, behold, the angel Amon; and Amon begat Josias; of the Lordappeared unto himin
11 And Josias begat Jecho- a dream, saying, Joseph, thou nias and his brethren, about the son of David, fear not to take time they were carried away to unto thee Mary thy wife : for Babylon:
that which is conceived in her 12° And after they were is of the Holy Ghost.
Christ is born.
The wise men directed to him.
21 And she shall bring forth 5 And they said unto him, In a son, and thou shalt call his Bethlehem of Judea: for thus name JESUS: for he shall save it is written by the prophet, his people from their sins. 6 And thou Bethlehem, in the
22 Now all this was done, that land of Juda, art not the least ait might be fulfilled which was mong the princes of Juda: forout spoken of the Lord · by the of thee shall come a Governor, prophet, saying,
that shall rule my people Israel 23 Behold, a virgin shall be 7 Then Herod, when he had with child, and shall bring forth privily called the wise men, ina son, and they shall call his quired of them diligently what name Emmanuel, which being time the star appeared. interpreted is, God with us. 8 And he sent them to Beth
24 Then Joseph, being raised lehem, and said, Go, and search from sleep, did as the angel of diligently for the young child; the Lord had bidden him, and and when ye have found him, took unto him his wife:
bring me word again, that I may 25 And knew her not till she come and worship him also. had brought forth her first-born 9 When they had heard the son: and he called his name king, they departed; and lo, JESUS.
the star, which they saw in the CHAP. II.
east, went before them, till it 1 The wise men out of the east are directed to came and stood over where the
Christ by a star. 11 They worship him, and offer their presents.
14 Joseph fleeth into young child was. Egypt, with Jesus and his mother. 16 Herod 10 When they saw the star, slayeth the children: 20 himself dieth. 23 Christ is brought back again into Galilee to
they rejoiced with exceeding
great joy. W
11 | And when they were in Bethlehem of Judea come into the house, they saw in the days of Herod the king, the young child with Mary his behold, there came wise men mother, and fell down, and worfrom the east to Jerusalem, shipped him: and when they
2 Saying, Where is he that is had opened their treasures, they born King of the Jews? for we presented unto him gifts ; gold, have seen his star in the east, and frankincense, and myrrh. and are come to worship him. 12 And being warned of God
3 When Herod the king had in a dream that they should not heard these things, he was trou- return to Herod, they departed bled, and allJerusalem with him. into their own country another
4 And when he had gathered way. all the chief priests and scribes 13 And when they were deof the people together, he de parted, behold, the angel of the manded of them where Christ Lord appeareth to Joseph in a should be born.
dream, saying, Arise, and take
and sent forth, and slew all the IN those days came John the
Herod's massacre of the infants. CHAP. III.
The preaching of John. the young child and his mother, the young child and his mothand flee into Egypt, and be er, and came into the land of thou there until I bring thee Israel. word : for Herod will seek the 22 But when he heard that young child to destroy him. Archelaus did reign in Judea
14 When he arose, he took in the room of his father Herthe young child and his moth- od, he was afraid to
thither: er by night, and departed into notwithstanding, being warned Egypt:
of God in a dream, he turned 15 And was there until the aside into the parts of Galilee: death of Herod : that it might 23 And he came and dwelt in be fulfilled which was spoken a city called Nazareth : that it of the Lord by the prophet, might be fulfilled which was saying, Out of Egypt have I spoken by the prophets, He called my Son.
shall be called a Nazarene. 16 TThen Herod, when he
CHAP. III. saw that he was mocked of the 1 John preacheth: his office: life, and baptism.
7 He reprehendeth the Pharisees, 13 and wise men, was exceeding wroth, baptizeth Christ in Jordan.
and slew all children that were in Bethle
, in hem, and in all the coasts there- derness of Judea, of, from two years old and un- 2 And saying, Repent ye; for der, according to the time which the kingdom of heaven is at he had diligently inquired of the hand. wise men.
3 For this is he that was spo 17 Then was fulfilled that ken of by the prophet Esaias, which was spoken by Jeremy saying, The voice of one crythe prophet, saying,
ing in the wilderness, Prepare 18 In Rama was there a voice ye the way of the Lord, make heard, lamentation, and weep- his paths straight. ing, and great mourning, Ra- 4 And the same John had his chel
weeping for her children, raiment of camel's hair, and a and would not be comforted, leathern girdle about his loins; because they are not
and his meat was locusts and 19 But when Herod was wild honey. dead, behold, an angel of the 5 Then went out to him JeLord appeareth in a dream to rusalem, and all Judea, and all Joseph in Egypt,
the region round about Jordan, 20 Saying, Arise, and take the 6_And were baptized of him young child and his mother, in Jordan, confessing their sins. and go
into the land of Israel: 7 But when he saw many for they are dead which sought of the Pharisees and Sadducees the young child's life.
come to his baptism, he said un21 And he arose, and took to them, O generation of vipers,